Hello Brass Banders
Happy Christmas to you all – I hope you are all having a good time.
Here is my Christmas Day show – another two hours of wonderful music from brass bands around the world with the playlist. Click the link below as usual...
Hello Everyone – Just a week to go now – here is another two hours of seasonal music from some of the best brass bands in the business.
There are some old favourites, something new and perhaps just one or two you have not heard for such a long time. As always we have some fine soloists.
Just 14 days to Christmas Day.... and still so much to do.... A wonderful programme of seasonal music for you this week. I understand the show now has some listeners in Japan so I have included a rare performance from a Japanese brass band with one of the UKs all time great...
Well, there are but 20 days left to the Christmas holiday. Those still active brass band players will I am sure be busy most days with engagements of different kinds whether it is a full concert or playing outside your local shopping precinct.
I hope your preparations for...
Top 20 List for November 2016 as voted on by listeners:
Oberaargauer Brass Band - Gettysburg (Reunion And Finale)
Pikes Peak Brass Band - Seize The Day
The Brighouse & Rastrick Band - Linconshire Poacher
All Star Girls Of Brass - 1812 Overture
NSK-RHP Ransom Band - John Williams The Movies...
Hello Everyone – Here is the new show and playlist which was played earlier today across 13 community radio stations. This includes nine in the UK, one in Australia, one in New Zealand, one in Cyprus and now one in USA.
I am taking requests as usual and particularly Christmas requests all next...
I am pleased to announce that from this week Sunday Bandstand is now being played through All Brass Radio in USA and with a new audience from America, Canada and even as far away as Japan and I understand some listeners tuning in from China Sunday Bandstand is going much further...
Here is Sunday Bandstand the two hour brass band programme from yesterday with the playlist.
Albert Edward Kelly born London 8 Sept 1914 and died in 1994. A British composer, conductor and military musician.
He received his first music lessons from his father, a musician in...
Here is the new show and playlist for 6 November 2016.
Thank you to Brian Meixner the musical director at the North Carolina Brass Band USA for the tracks from the band’s latest Christmas CD – great music and a fabulous sound from this band. A track from this CD ‘Christmas...
Here is the top 20 as voted on by the listeners. Again this month there was a record number of votes.
1. Pikes Peak Brass Band - Seize The Day
2. Black Dyke Mills Band - Wild West! (Best Of Ennio Morricone)
3. Mossley Band - The Children Of Sanchez
4. Household Troops Band Of The Salvation...
Here is the new show and play list for Sunday 30 October – having been away for a month normal service is now back up and running.
Zdenek Fibich (21.12.1850 – 15.10.1900) was a Czech composer of classical music. He composed two string quartets, a piano trio, piano quartet...
Here is my weekly Sunday Bandstand radio programme for the 2 October 2016. The first half of the show has an anniversary feel about it.
I have had the conductor of the North Carolina Brass Band in USA contact me about their new Christmas which I will be featuring during December...
All Brass Band Radio has changed hosting companies. To get the new stream go to www.allbrassradio.com or try one of these streams in your own player:
Sorry with the programme error last week – now I have tested this one and as I say it with fingers crossed, this week everything is OK.................Enjoy
Playlist 11 September 2016
Rhythm and Blues – Philip Sparke Opening for weekly show Foden's Band MD: Michael Fowles -...
Here is this week’s Sunday Bandstand programme. Lots of music both old and new and some fine soloists.
Don’t forget the show is always open for requests and questions about the world of brass bands. If your band has or is producing new CD please consider sending me a couple of...
Hello Everyone – it is nice to be back - here is the new show and playlist for 21 August...
The photograph is Imogen Holst (1907-1984), the daughter of Gustav Holst. In 1966 she conducted the BMC (Oxford) Band in what was the first full length recording of her father's 'A Moorside Suite'...
Lofthouse Brass Band have vacancies for a Trombone, Solo Cornet and Eb Bass players.
Want to be part of a friendly and ambitious 3rd Section Band with great team spirit? Then we would love to hear from you!
The band, led by Andrew Whitaker rehearses Thursday 7:00pm - 9:00pm & Saturday 10:00am...
What - Salute Our Forces
When - 25 June 2016, 7pm
Where - Ugland Auditorium, Stowe School
Tickets - £12 (Concession £10)
Available from -
artsatstowe.co.uk - 0845 6801926
Armed Forces Day is a chance for our community to show its support for...
Harrogate Band are looking for a strong, experienced, dedicated and enthusiastic musical director to take us to the next level.
One of our primary focus as a band is having a schedule of exciting and diverse engagements. The band regularly perform for TV, festivals, cultural events, the list...